Starting a Business in San Francisco

Starting a Business in San Francisco11:00 AM – 12:30 PM In this informative class you will hear directly from the San Francisco Office of Small Business on rules, regulations, and important considerations for starting a business in San Francisco.  Learn how to register your business, file a fictitious business name, and obtain other permits and licenses.  You will also receive information on city programs and resources, including small business loans, tax credits and incentives, and technical assistance providers.   Thank you for interest in this event and for sharing it with others who might be interested. Should you need to cancel your reservation, please return to Eventbrite and cancel your ticket there or email sfomail@ let us know that you won’t be attending.  This saves us money in printing costs and reduces the environmental impact of our courses.We host hundreds of events for small business owners each year – to see other upcoming events in our center please visit . Sincerely, San Francisco SBA Entrepreneur Center SBA’s posting of events is not an endorsement of the views, opinions, products, or services of any cosponsor or other person or entity. All SBA programs or cosponsored programs are extended to the public on a nondiscriminatory basis. Reasonable arrangements for persons with disabilities will be made for SBA events, if requested at least 2 weeks in advance. Call 415-744-6820 or email   FAQs How can I contact the organizer with any questions?Call 415-744-6777 or email Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?In the event that a class sells out, preference is given to those who registered in advance. We will only check tickets for high-profile events. How do I get to the San Francisco SBA Entrepreneur Center?The San Francisco SBA Entrepreneur Center is located on 455 Market Street in Suite 600 on the 6th floor. The front desk can provide directions to our floor or the elevators. There are no special requirements to enter the building.  The closest public parking garages are located on Fremont or Mission Streets. The parking vendor in this building is ABM Parking. This vendor closes at 8PM. The nearest BART stop is the Montgomery Street Station. For detailed travel planning please visit